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Arshile Gorky, paintings and drawings

Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky, paintings and drawings

the Tate Gallery, 2 April-2 May, Arts Council, 1965.

by Arshile Gorky

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Published by The Council in [London] .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsTate Gallery.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCM 87/7068 (N)
The Physical Object
Pagination[40] p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2490951M
LC Control Number87460019

In , Gorky joined his father in the United States, where he would change his name to Arshile Gorky, in honor of the Russian writer Maksim Gorky. As a young artist, Gorky emulated the modern European masters, especially Cézanne, Picasso and Miró. Arshile Gorky is a “Geiger counter of art.”2 So said Willem de Kooning, his closest friend in the s. From the start of his life’s work in the mid-’20s, he sought to assimilate the history of modern painting. Gorky, Arshile, Drawings of Arshile Gorky. College Park, Md. University of Maryland Art Dept. and Art Gallery, J. Millard Tawes Fine Arts Center [©] (OCoLC) Named Person: Arshile Gorky; Arshile Gorky: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arshile Gorky; Brooks Joyner; University of Maryland, College Park.


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InGorky signed a three-year contract with the Guild Art Gallery (37 West Fifty-seventh Street, New York). Co-owned by Anna Walinska and Margaret Lefranc, but funded and directed by Lefranc, the gallery organized the artist's first solo exhibition in New York, Abstract Drawings by Arshile :   Early Diebenkorn yes, but, the geometric drawings and paintings don't Arshile Gorky with any influence from is a rejection of Mondrian and geometric abstraction.I welcome Gorky's inspiration with line.

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